The Kardashian family (matriarch Kris and daughters Kourtney, Kim and Khloé) were on the cover of Variety this week. In response to what advice she would give to women, Kim said, “get your ass up and work” — a statement that has now gone viral. Like all things Kardashian-related, the reception was divided between readers and social media users. Was her delivery (or message) flawed?

Disney CEO Bob Chapek is under fire for not taking a stronger stance against Florida’s controversial “Don’t Say Gay” bill. In addition, employees from Pixar have alleged that Disney corporate executives have demanded cuts from “nearly every moment of overtly gay affection … regardless of when there is protest from both the creative teams and executive leadership at Pixar.”

“Black Panther” director Ryan Coogler was briefly detained by police in Atlanta in January at a Bank of America after being mistaken for a robber. The Oscar nominee (for co-producing “Judas and the Black Messiah”) said “this situation should never have happened.”

Warner Bros. has shuffled the release dates for several movies, including “Black Adam,” “The Flash,” “Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom,” “Wonka” and “Shazam 2.” What should we expect over the next two years?

The second season of “Love Is Blind” is a ratings hit for Netflix once again. This year’s villain, “Shake,” gets snippy with his castmates and hosts Nick and Vanessa Lachey during the reunion.

Hosted by Variety chief correspondent Elizabeth Wagmeister and awards editor Clayton Davis, Variety‘s “The Take,” presented by Apple TV Plus, is a weekly series that navigates the week’s top stories from entertainment, pop culture and media, while providing expert analysis and exclusive insight on what’s buzzing in Hollywood. Filmed in Variety‘s state-of-the-art studio in Los Angeles, new episodes are released on Fridays on, YouTube and social media.

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